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Thornbury Castle

Thornbury Castle Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HH, England
+44 1454 281182
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“cakes” (29 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Thornbury Castle Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HH, England
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Reviewed today

We went for High Tea. The setting in the library is lovely, and you're surrounded by some wonderful old books and furniture. The tea service was disappointing though. The scones were ok, but the cakes were inedible. They were so sweet that trying to eat...More

Thank Happy W
Reviewed 2 days ago

I imagine it's a very romantic place for dinner, but for breakfast, it's just a very nice restaurant. They serve a full English breakfast, with very delicious hot entrees. We were not impressed with the cold selections, as there didn't seem to be much, but...More

Thank RYC88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night staying at the castle and ate in the turret area of the restaurant in the evening. We used to live just around the corner from this hotel and have eaten there about once a year or so over a 30 year...More

Thank Hugh D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Expensive but so worth it. Such a lovely old building, high ceilings, original features blended sympathetically with the modern restoration work. All staff are highly trained for customer service and satisfaction. The rooms are large and well equipped with iron and board, tea/coffee, mini fridge,...More

1  Thank Suzi48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food, fantastic service in magnificent surroundings - we loved it! Thank you very much! The staff really go the extra mile.

Thank mattlewis2015
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived for lunch and informed they could not serve us (13.14 on 14th April! Said they had a wedding therefore no lunchtime food! Dreadful!

Thank 99PSB
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had family birthday meal here on Easter Sunday and I have to say from start to finish was outstanding. Pre lunch staff were courteous and attentive without being overbearing. Service at the dining table was excellent too and the meal itself was fabulous. Portion...More

Thank Trevstravels
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We visited Thornbury Castle for a family meal recently and loved it. We only go occasionally because of the price, but for that special occasion it is so wonderful. You will love the surroundings, the ambience of the Castle, but the food and the attention...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed in the Tower Room for Anniversary. The place could be magnificent, but it is extremely run down and sadly neglected. Not sure about the hygiene of the old wooden toilet in our room in which the seat does not raise, nor does it flush...More

1  Thank llynnm
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Felt completely stuffed after a lovely afternoon tea! Great quality food and they accommodated dietary needs without hesitation. All of the tea was tasty, with some great flavours. Staff were really nice, helpful and attentive - and the castle environ was superb. Would recommend for...More

Thank Herefordnomads
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2 May 2017|
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Response from markannzac | Reviewed this property |
smart casual - no jackets or ties in sight!
10 October 2016|
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Response from colleen d | Reviewed this property |
Expensive but worth it! I can't remember the price but remember it being expensive! Hope this helps it was lovely.
6 August 2016|
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Response from Graham R | Reviewed this property |
Do telephone the hotel for a guide to the cost, the staff are really helpful. I can't remember the exact price (we had a DB&B package). The food is very good indeed. The restaurant is beautiful. The hotel (direct) usually... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$116 - US$116
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thornbury Castle Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Thornbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1454 281182
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